Posts Tagged ‘ security ’

Reaching Your Target Market in an Online World

December 3, 2013
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Reaching Your Target Market in an Online World

Standing out in the crowded online world is a challenge for all brands, big and small. It is crucial to engage your audience no matter where they may be located. Content is king. Forming an authentic connection with potential customers is a must. Here are two simple strategies to help you reach your target...
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Tracking Customers with Java Script: Security Risks

November 12, 2013
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A customer asked: Is there a way to check how many visitors click on the banner ad? Help Desk: The easiest way to try to track click-throughs on the banner would be at the other end. Most analysis packages tell you “referrer” URLS.  However, many browsers turn off the ability to track referrer URLS,...
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Combat Online Piracy and Counterfeiting

July 24, 2013
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Recently, 24/7 Media, Adtegrity, AOL, Condé Nast, Google, Microsoft, SpotXchange, and Yahoo!, with the support of the Interactive Advertising Bureau, committed to a set of best practices to address online infringement by reducing the flow of ad revenue to operators of sites engaged in significant piracy and counterfeiting. The Administration strongly supports voluntary efforts...
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Google Fined Over Privacy VIolation

April 22, 2013
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Germany has fined Google €145,000 over privacy violations for the “systematic, illegal collection of personal data” while it was creating the Street View maps. “As long as violations of data protection law are penalized with such insignificant sums, the ability of existing laws to protect personal privacy in the digital world, with its high...
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10 Simple Rules for Connecting to the Internet

January 31, 2013
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Every business and non-profit organization should have a WRITTEN security plan in place before individuals connect to the Internet. Every business and non-profit organization should have security training and procedures in place BEFORE connecting their private networks to the Internet. 10 Security Points to Consider BEFORE Connecting to the Internet
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Children’s Online Privacy Laws

September 14, 2012
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Children’s Online Privacy Laws

The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) requires businesses to follow specific rules and regulations when collecting online data from children. The rule applies to any commercial website or online service directed at or collecting information from children under the age of 13. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) offers several publications providing guidance to...
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One Dangerous Policy, One Google Experience

February 8, 2012
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One Dangerous Policy, One Google Experience

Is your business using Google?  We strongly suggest that no business use Google except for their advertising placement.  Using Google for your website or document applications is dangerous to you and your customers. GOOGLE PRIVACY POLICY We’re getting rid of over 60 different privacy policies across Google and replacing them with one that’s a...
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Frightening New Security and Privacy Policy by Google

January 29, 2012
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Google.com is changing the way it treats humans. Despite cries of “foul” from the tech. community, Google is going to start tracking individuals across all their platforms and across the entire Internet. It is advised to eliminate as many of your Google services as possible. Following is the statement from Google: We’re getting rid...
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Is Your Website Committing a Crime?

January 18, 2012
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Is Your Website Committing a Crime?

Follow the story on twitter with #SOPA #PIPA There are many laws that dictate what you can say and do on the Internet. All businesses and government entities must obey the laws. U.S. legislators are currently trying to pass new laws that would effect your ability to freely publish on the Internet. Wikipedia.org has...
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The TOR Project

June 1, 2011
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The TOR Project Anonymity Online Protect your privacy. Defend yourself against network surveillance and traffic analysis. * Tor prevents anyone from learning your location or browsing habits. * Tor is for web browsers, instant messaging clients, remote logins, and more. * Tor is free and open source for Windows, Mac, Linux/Unix, and Android Tor...
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